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Trudeau announces new name for National Aboriginal Day

Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, said: "No relationship is more important to the Government of Canada than the one we have with Indigenous Peoples". The Canadian Federation of Students reports that more than 18,000 aboriginals were denied funding from 2006-2011, representing about half of those who qualified.


Bahraini royals congratulate Saudi crown prince

Bahraini royals congratulate Saudi crown prince

Saudi and Emirati troops helped put down its 2011 Arab Spring protests, launched by Bahrain's Shiite majority and others seeking more political freedoms from its Sunni rulers. Saudi television channels showed the bearded Mohammed bin Salman kissing the hand of his ousted cousin Mohammed bin Nayef and kneeling in front of the older prince, who patted his shoulder to congratulate him.


Oil price decline weighs on U.S. stocks

Oil price decline weighs on U.S. stocks

President Donald Trump's efforts to rein in drug prices may be friendlier than expected to the industry, according to Brad McMillan, Chief Investment Officer for Commonwealth Financial in Waltham, Mass. The S&P energy index was the S&P's weakest sector with a 1.5 percent decline. The next BoE monetary policy meeting will be on August 3. The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 Index plunged 91.60 points or 1.6 percent to 5,665.70, recording its biggest single-day loss since November 9th.


Muslim women in PM Modi's Kashi learn, practice yoga

Muslim women in PM Modi's Kashi learn, practice yoga

Ladies and children of the Coast Guard fraternity were seen performing yoga asanas with zeal and elan. Officials said more than 55,000 Yoga enthusiasts braving early morning drizzle participated in the function. "The International Yoga Day takes place on the longest day of the year, because yoga brings us light and life", she said. Wearing T-shirts and trousers, ministers and government officials in the Narendra Modi government today only had yoga on their minds as they participated ...


Eight Killed Near Largest US Base in Afghanistan

Eight Killed Near Largest US Base in Afghanistan

A former official familiar with the discussions confirmed the details. But Washington is soon expected to announce an increase in the USA military deployment to bolster Afghan forces. Becoming Trump's most trusted cabinet member, Mattis and Trump meet almost every week - sometimes more - after which Trump leaves crucial decisions for Mattis to make alone, The Hill reported .